Mitchell Starc

Pat Cummins Cautious About Rushing Back to Competitive Cricket

| Updated: July 21, 2018, 6:50 PM IST<p>Pat Cummins. (Image Credit: Getty Images)<p>Australian pacer Pat Cummins is cautious about making his return to …

India News

Pat Cummins still in doubt for Australia Test series v Pakistan

SORELY missed quick Pat Cummins has revealed he is uncertain if he will be fit for Australia’s October Test series against Pakistan in the …

Pat Cummins

Waugh: The side I’d prefer to captain

After four consecutive bilateral ODI series losses, the former Australian captain said he wouldn’t return to lead his old side.<p>Instead, he would …

Steve Smith

Australian cricket cries out for another Ashton Agar moment

Exactly five years ago, Australian cricket was experiencing a public apathy crisis akin to the one it faces today. At the time, coach Mickey Arthur had been sacked just weeks out from an Ashes series in England while the team were still licking their wounds after an embarrassing 4-0 Test series …

Australian Cricket

Three doesn’t go into three: Why Starc, Hazlewood and Cummins can’t play all formats

While Australia have struggled this past month in the absence of their best quicks, it may have helped them build crucial pace depth, with Pat …

Sport (Australia)

Waugh's early pick for Cup favourite

Steve Waugh, the captain who most recently led a team to the World Cup trophy on British soil, has indicated that if he was given a choice of teams …

Steve Smith

Liam Plunkett sleeping well after putting England nightmares behind him

Going into the ODI series against India, Liam Plunkett said his period back in the England side feels like "bonus time".

Sport (UK)

Alison Mitchell signs on with Channel Seven

Loading<p>There will be three ball-by-ball callers for Tests against India and Sri Lanka this summer, with Mitchell joining veteran broadcaster Tim Lane …

Sport (Australia)

Dane van Niekerk, Marizanne Kapp get married

Marizanne Kapp and Dane van Niekerk (courtesy: Instagram)South African fast bowler Marizanne Kapp got married to her international captain Dane van …

Cricket

Huge injury scare for Aussie Test XI

Australia are sweating on yet another injury scare that could affect their Test XI, with Shaun Marsh sent for scans after hurting his shoulder in the …

United Arab Emirates

Australia's Cummins keen to reunite with Smith, Warner

(Reuters) - Australia paceman Pat Cummins is eager for banned duo Steve Smith and David Warner to rejoin the national side, saying it feels like they have already spent “five years in cricketing isolation”.<p>FILE PHOTO: Cricket - South Africa vs Australia - First Test Match - Kingsmead Stadium, …

Steve Smith

Not Virat Kohli, Pakistan's Mohammad Amir reveals the toughest batsman in current era

<b>Mumbai:</b> Virat Kohli has made his admiration clear for Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir for quite sometime in the past. Hailing from two nations who share …

Cricket

Stanlake destroys Pakistan as Australia finally win

Beanpole quick Billy Stanlake last night produced his third outstanding performance in the past three weeks as Australia hammered Pakistan by nine …

Sport (Australia)

Rashid Khan ecstatic after making All-Time T20 International Cricket XI | cricket

There seems to be no end of accolades and awards coming the way of Afghanistan’s teen spin sensation Rashid Khan.<p>Rashid, who was recently dubbed …

Shahid Afridi

Selectors must get over their captaincy bias

Many prejudices run through Australian cricket. Leg spin’s better than off spin, real men bowl 140-plus, older players can’t field, sledging works, …

Steve Smith

West Indian great Brian Lara says Australian cricket is in for a rough year after ball-tampering saga

AUSTRALIA, brace yourselves for a rough nine months of international cricket.<p>That’s the message from Test great Brian Lara.<p>The Prince was on hand in …

Australian Cricket

Tim Paine’s leadership ‘was second to none’ – Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch was one of the better performers for Australia in what was a largely forgettable tour of England.<p>Australia were first swept 5-0 in the …

Steve Smith

‘There’s light at end of the tunnel’: Langer hopeful of Australia’s revival after England whitewash

A second-string Australian team was thoroughly beaten in all the five ODIs and the one-off T20I by hosts England.<p>Australia coach Justin Langer said …

West Indies

Tough England tour gives coach Justin Langer plenty to ponder

In 11 months Australia will be midway through their defence of the Cricket World Cup they won in such glorious fashion on home soil in 2015.

Sport (New Zealand)

Langer hopes Australia emerge unscathed from England 'jungle'

BIRMINGHAM (UNITED KINGDOM) (AFP) -<p>Australia coach Justin Langer said he hoped his side would return a better team come next year's World Cup after going through the "jungle" in their tour of England.<p>Having been whitewashed 5-0 by England in a preceding one-day international series, Australia's …

West Indies

Nevill would welcome Smith, Warner input

Smith and Warner, who are each serving one-year suspensions for their role in the ball-tampering scandal with the national side, are both not allowed …

Sport (South Africa)

Why Australia's 5-0 loss isn't the end of the world

On the face of it, a 5-0 drubbing in a five-match one-day international series looks pretty poor. Add in the fact the defeat was handed out by the …

Sport (Australia)

LISTEN | Shane Warne Reveals His "Pet Hate" With Professional Sport

<b>Shane Warne has brought up his "pet hate" with professional sport, particularly cricket, on Triple M's Hot Breakfast.</b><p>WARNIE'S PET HATE:<p>Warne was …

Cricket

Australia's World Cup plans in disarray

For that, Cricket Australia must be thankful, for there is much to dissect.<p>The ball-tampering suspensions handed to batting kingpins Steve Smith and …

Sport (Australia)

Ashton Agar Warns Only Australia's 'Absolute Best' Can Beat England

| Updated: June 24, 2018, 8:05 AM IST<p>Ashton Agar. (Getty Images)<p>Australia's Ashton Agar has warned only the team's "absolute best" will be good …

Steve Smith

Australia in battle to avoid first-ever series whitewash to England

In its first series under the new regime of coach Justin Langer and captain Tim Paine, Australia has failed to produce the complete match with bat …

Brisbane

Back in the groove: Pattinson eyes comeback in domestic one-day series

"I am looking to play the start of the JLT Cup ... I have started bowling two or three weeks earlier than I possibly could of, which just allows me …

Sport (Australia)

Australian selectors to blame for ODI carnage

Australia’s record 242-run thrashing by England was no surprise given the insanely-inexperienced bowling unit that its selectors picked for this ODI …

Sport (Australia)

Cricket Australia announce domestic fixture list: Five Sheffield Shield rounds before first Test

AUSTRALIA’S Test players will get up to five Sheffield Shield matches to ready themselves for the 2018-19 Border-Gavaskar Test series against …

Sport (Australia)

England Smash World Record, Post Highest-Ever ODI Total

Alex Hales top scored for England with 147 runs off just 92 balls.<p>England smashed their way to a world record One-Day International (ODI) total of …

Adil Rashid